| Infant Massage: A Handbook for Loving Parents
by Vimala Schneider McClure. Bantam Doubleday Dell, 1989.
Includes "fascinating new research about the effects of touch on parent-child bonding, infant stress, sensory development, and the care of special-needs babies."
| Bringing Baby Home: an Owner's Manual for First-time Parents |
by Laura Zahn. Down to Earth Publications, 1993.
A good book to prepare parents for the new baby, and a reassuring book to read after the baby arrives.
| Fathers & Babies: How Babies Grow and What They Need From You from Birth
to 18 Months |
by Jean Marzollo. Harper Perennial Library, 1993.
A very comforting guide for fathers, with lots of information presented in a clear, sometimes humorous style.
| My Very First Mother Goose |
by Iona Opie. Candlewick Press, 1996.
Big, beautiful pictures and lots of favorite rhymes that even infants love to hear.
| "More, More, More," Said the Baby |
by Vera Williams. Greenwillow, 1990.
Three love stories about babies and their families.
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